THE MIGHTY HANNIBAL





SINGLES

CONCEPT C-1001 JIMMY SHAW Take A Chance On Me / Big Chief Hug-Um An' Kiss-Um1958 US 
IMPERIAL 5603 JIMMY SHAW Take A Chance On Me / Big Chief Hug-Um An' Kiss-Um1959 US
ROMARK LL-1004 THE MIGHTY HANNIBLE I'll Come Back To You / Sing-A-Long With Hannibal1959 US
PAN WORLD PW-517 HANNIBAL & GROUP (vocal acc. by The Angels) Love Is Funny / Please Take A Chance On Me4/1960 US
PAN WORLD PW-521 HANNIBAL Motha Goose Breaks Loose / Sputnik '6910/1960 US
PAN WORLD PW-523 HANNIBAL AND HANNA SAVAGE My Name Is Hannibal / Fall In Love With Me1960 US
SUE 751 HANNIBAL The Biggest Cry / I Need A Woman ('Cause I'm A Man)1961 US
MEXI 101 HANNIBAL (same artist?) I Need Somebody / What About You, Baby1962 US
KING 45-5706 HANNIBAL Baby, Please Change Your Mind / I Think We've Met Before1962 US
KING 45-5720 HANNIBAL Come On Home Little Baby / Ain't That Love1962 US
KING 45-5780 HANNIBAL Help Me / The Door Is Still Open1963 US
KING 45-5837 HANNIBAL My Kinda Girl / I'm Alone1964 US
KENT 45x397 THE MIGHTY HANNIBAL I'll Come Back To You / Sing-A-Long With Hannibal (I'll Come Back To You)  (reissue)1964 US
SHAROB SR-001 THE MIGHTY HANNIBAL Not A Friend / All Nite Long1964 US
SHURFINE 021 THE MIGHTY HANNIBAL Hymn No. 5 / Fishin' Pole
(a-side Billboard/r'n'b #21 & pop #115)
1966 US
JOSIE 45-964 THE MIGHTY HANNIBAL Hymn No. 5 / Fishin' Pole1966 US
SHURFINE 011 THE MIGHTY HANNIBAL WITH ST. JOHN & THE CARDINALS Jerkin' The Dog / I Found A Way1966 US
DECCA 31876 THE MIGHTY HANNIBAL Jerkin' The Dog / I Found A Way1966 US
JOSIE 45-977 THE MIGHTY HANNIBAL Shame, Shame / Trying To Make It Through1967 US
DECCA 31955 THE MIGHTY HANNIBAL Get Back / The Right To Love You1967 US
LOMA 2093 THE MIGHTY HANNIBAL Get In The Groove / Somebody In The World For You1968 US
LOMA 2103 THE MIGHTY HANNIBAL Good Time / I Just Want Some Love1968 US
VENTURE 636 HANNIBAL I'm Your Man / I'm Getting Ready1969 US
AVI ATT 200 HANNIBAL See Nothin', Hear Nothin' / Ruby's Mountain197? US
SHURFINE 027 KING HANNIBAL The Truth Shall Make You Free (St. John 8.32) / It's What You Do1972 US
AWARE 027 KING HANNIBAL The Truth Shall Make You Free (St. John 8.32) / It's What You Do1972 US
AWARE 032 KING HANNIBAL Wake Up / Party Life1973 US
MIRACLE 1001 KING HANNIBAL Rerun / Ain't Nobody Perfect1978 US
ATLANTA INT. RECORD CO./MY RECORD COMPANY AIR/MRK 2001 HANNIBAL When It Comes To You / Hoedown1981 US
SHURFINE CD BAD-3003 (p/s) THE MIGHTY HANNIBAL Who Told You That?1988 US




ALBUMS

AWARE AWLP 1001 KING HANNIBAL: TRUTH  (LP)
I Got That Will / The Truth Shall Make You Free / Party Life / Same Ole' Fool Again / Black Girl / Wake Up / It's What You Do / Hymn No. 5
1973 US
BAD INTERNATIONAL RECORD CO. BAD-3003 MIGHTY HANNIBAL: WHO TOLD YOU THAT?  (CD)
Stay Away From The Crack / Baby Sister / Who Told You That? / Operation G.O.D. : News Break: God's The Only Cure For The Crack / What A Blind Man Sees / The Old Ball Game / The Truth Shall Make You Free / Show Me The Money / Ain't Nobody Perfect
(recorded at Gospel World Studios, Middlesex, NC)
1998 US
NORTON ED/CED-290 THE MIGHTY HANNIBAL: HANNIBALISM!  (LP/CD)
Big Chief Hug-Um An' Kiss-Um* / Take A Chance On Me* / Please Take A Chance On Me* / Motha Goose Breaks Loose* / Fall In Love With Me (with Hannah Savage)* / My Name Is Hannibal* / The Biggest Cry* / I Need A Woman ('Cause I'm A Man)* / Baby Please Change Your Mind* / My Kinda Girl* / All Nite Long* / Jerkin' The Dog / In The Midnight Hour (prev. unissued live with Gatemouth Brown Band, 'The Beat' TV show)* / Hymn No.5 / Fishin' Pole / Shame, Shame / Trying To Make It Through / Get Back / The Right To Love You / Good Time / I Just Want Some Love / Get In The Groove / Somebody In The World For You / We're Gonna Make It (prev. unissued) / Meet Me At Mary's Place (prev. unissued)* / I'm Coming Home (prev. unissued) / The Truth Shall Make You Free / Party Life*
(*= on cd edition only)
2001 US
JAMES SHAW # THE MIGHTY HANNIBAL: THE RESURRECTION OF THE MIGHTY HANNIBAL  (CD-R)
I'm Coming Home / Hymn No. 911 / I'm Your Man / I Found A Way / When It Comes To You / So Wrapped Up In Your Love / Don't Go Looking / I'll Come Back To You / Rubies Mountain (= Shine On Ruby Mountain) / I Got To Get Ready (=I'm Getting Ready)
2007 US
JAMES SHAW # THE MIGHTY HANNIBAL: LIVE FROM BROOKLYN NY  (CD-R)
2007 US




COMPILATIONS

LOMA K 56268 V/A: THIS IS LOMA, VOL.4  (LP)
The Mighty Hannibal: Get In The Groove / Somebody In The World
1976 UK
SONY MUSIC SPECIAL PRODUCTS AK-53917 V/A: SOUL OF VIETNAM  (CD)
The Mighty Hannibal: Hymn No. 5
1993 US
KENT CDKEND 003 V/A: SLOW 'N' MOODY, BLACK AND BLUESY  (CD)
The Mighty Hannibal: I'll Come Back To You
-- US edition: Virgin/Pointblank Classics 41401, 1995 --
1994 UK
SEQUEL NEMCD 785 V/A: GOT A GOOD THING GOING : 25 R&B RADIO HITS OF THE 60S  (CD)
The Mighty Hannibal: Hymn No. 5
1995 UK
WARNER ARCHIVES/WARNER BROS. 9 45711-2 V/A: THE BEST OF LOMA RECORDS - THE RISE AND FALL OF 1960'S SOUL LABEL  (2-CD)
The Mighty Hannibal: Get In The Groove / Somebody In The World For You
1995 US
SEQUEL NEM CD 785 V/A: GOT A GOOD THING GOING - 25 R&B RADIO HITS OF THE 60S  (CD)
The Mighty Hannibal: Hymn No. 5
1997 UK
KENT CDKEND 163 V/A: GOOD GUYS DON'T ALWAYS WIN - HOTLANTA SOUL  (CD)
King Hannibal: It's What You Do
1998 UK
GOLDMINE SOUL SUPPLY GSCD 45 V/A: THE SOUND OF FUNK, SIX - SERIOUS 70'S HEAVYWEIGHT RARITIES  (CD)
The Mighty Hannibal: Rerun
1999 UK
KENT CDKEND 183 V/A: FULL TIME GROOVERS - HOTLANTA SOUL, VOL.2  (CD)
King Hannibal: Same Ole Fool Again
2000 UK
KENT CDKEND 210 V/A: KING NEW BREED RHYTHM & BLUES  (CD)
Hannibal: My Kinda Girl
2002 UK
WARNER 48413 V/A: FUNK DROPS 2  (CD)
The Mighty Hannibal: Somebody In The World For You
2002 US
BEAR FAMILY BVD 20128 AT V/A: THE !!!! BEAT, VOL.3 (SHOWS 10-13)  (DVD)
The Mighty Hannibal: Jerkin' The Dog / In The Midnight Hour
(from The !!!! Beat tv show, March 14, 1966)
2005 GER
KENT CDKEND 256 V/A: HOLDING THE LOSING HAND : HOTLANTA SOUL 3  (CD)
King Hannibal: Good Times / I Got That Will
2005 UK
NORTON CED 317 V/A: GET IN THE GROOVE  (CD)
The Mighty Hannibal: Get In The Groove / Good Time / Tailfeather Finale (with King Coleman, Bettye Lavette, Nathaniel Mayer, Andre Williams, Rudy Ray Moore, Barrence Whitfield, the Great Gaylord, Lonnie Youngblood and the Soul Shakers)
(recorded live at Norton Records' Rhythm And Blues and Soul Spectacular, Brooklyn, NY on December 13, 2003)
2005 US


In addition, The Mighty Hannibal also appears on background vocals on
Andre Williams album 'Bait And Switch' (Norton ED/CED 288, 2001 US).

Also Hannibal's wife Delia Gartrell did some records for Atlanta labels in the early 1970s:
DEMIN-KALO 2/3 - See What You Done, Done (Hymn #9) / Fight Fire With Fire
BAHITH BA-7200 - Stand Up For Your Brother / I've Been Loving You Too Long
AWARE 031 - Beautiful Day / ?  (1973)


                                                      

© Compiled by Pete Hoppula

Acknowledgments: Juhani Laikkoja

Published sources: Billboard Top R&B Singles (Joel Whitburn)

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